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Breakfast with Socrates

Robert Rowland Smith

Breakfast with Socrates

an extraordinary (philosophical) journey through your ordinary day

by Robert Rowland Smith

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Published by Free Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Life

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementRobert Rowland Smith.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD431 .S589 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23908961M
    ISBN 101439148678
    ISBN 109781439148679, 9781439171882
    LC Control Number2009033986


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